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Israeli media have reported on company’s links to shell companies and byzantine deals.
THE MAN WHO BUILT A SPYWARE EMPIRE SAYS IT’S TIME TO COME OUT OF THE SHADOWSBOBBIE JOHNSONAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Then they begin to burn hydrogen in a shell surrounding the center.
EXPLAINER: STARS AND THEIR FAMILIESKEN CROSWELLAUGUST 18, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
An empty shell of a man stumbled into a ramshackle Pentecostal church at 3585 Middlefield Road looking to be filled with the Holy Spirit.
WHEN JESUS FREAKS GO BADEUGENE ROBINSONAUGUST 6, 2020OZY
I just know everybody has shell shock from the crisis learning that we did when we closed schools, and everybody had to start online.
NORTH COUNTY REPORT: SCHOOL REOPENING TENSIONS ARE HIGH IN OCEANSIDEKAYLA JIMENEZJULY 22, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The virus can infect human cells, and delivers DNA instructions for making the coronavirus’ spike protein — the knobby protein studding the virus’s outer shell.
COVID-19 VACCINES BY OXFORD, CANSINO AND PFIZER ALL TRIGGER IMMUNE RESPONSESTINA HESMAN SAEYJULY 21, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Millions of submillimeter-size grains of uranium individually wrapped in protective shells.
THIS WEEK’S AWESOME TECH STORIES FROM AROUND THE WEB (THROUGH JULY 4)SINGULARITY HUB STAFFJULY 4, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
The researchers estimate that 57 percent of the dolphins that shell learned the skill via social transmission, rather than on their own.
DOLPHINS CAN LEARN FROM PEERS HOW TO USE SHELLS AS TOOLSJACK J. LEEJUNE 25, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The team used Raman spectroscopy to probe the chemical composition of the proposed soft shells.
FOSSIL DISCOVERIES SUGGEST THE EARLIEST DINOSAURS LAID SOFT-SHELLED EGGSJACK J. LEEJUNE 24, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Others can build shells with materials gathered from their environment.
SCIENTISTS SAY: AMOEBACAROLYN WILKEMAY 11, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The unit’s shell started out as a refrigerated truck container.
TACKLING THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUS CALLS FOR NOVEL IDEASKATHIANN KOWALSKIMAY 7, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO SHELL

  • crust
  • ectoderm
  • epidermis
  • felt
  • fleece
  • fur
  • hide
  • husk
  • integument
  • leather
  • membrane
  • pelage
  • pellicle
  • pelt
  • peltry
  • protective covering
  • rind
  • scale
  • scarfskin
  • shell
  • skin
  • wool
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